Ruby the gem of love, is the red member of the Corundum family and is often given as a gift to show the strength of one’s relationship. Gemporia’s Ruby bears rich, vivid red colours due to the presence of chromium. Surrounded by a great deal of folklore and legend in the ancient world people believed that Rubies could help them predict the future and they have been worn as talismans to protect from illness or misfortune ever since. It has also been said that the wearer of a Ruby would enjoy romance, friendship, energy, courage and peace.
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